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1837 in and science technology involved some significant events, listed below.
Biology [ edit ]
Mathematics [ edit ]
Physics [ edit ]
Technology [ edit ]
Publications [ edit ]
January 16 –
Ellen Russell Emerson (died 1907), American ethnologist. January 17 –
François Lenormant (died 1883), French assyriologist and numismatist. January 19 –
William Williams Keen (died 1932), American physician. January 27 –
Eduard von Hofmann (died 1897), Austrian forensic pathologist. March 7 –
Henry Draper (died 1882), American physician and astronomer, pioneer of astrophotography. March 23 –
Richard Anthony Proctor (died 1888), English astronomer. April 3 –
John Burroughs (died 1921), American naturalist. May 26 –
Washington Roebling (died 1926), American civil engineer. June 20 –
Paul Bachmann (died 1920), German mathematician. July 21 –
Johanna Hedén (died 1912), Swedish midwife and surgeon. September 8 –
Raphael Pumpelly (died 1923), American geologist and explorer. October 23 –
Moritz Kaposi (died 1902), Hungarian dermatologist. November 4 –
James Douglas (died 1918), Canadian-born metallurgist. November 14 –
Lucas Barrett (died 1862), Canadian-born British naturalist. November 23 –
Johannes Diderik van der Waals (died 1923), Dutch theoretical physicist. November 28 –
John Wesley Hyatt (died 1920), American inventor and industrial chemist.
References [ edit ]
^ Marchione, William P. (1998–2001). "Horace Gray: Father of the Boston Public Garden". Brighton Allston Historical Society . Retrieved . 2013-11-13
^ Kanemitsu, Shigeru; Jia, Chaohua (2002). Number Theoretic Methods: future trends. Springer. pp. 271–274. ISBN 978-1-4020-1080-4.
^ Gowers, Timothy; Barrow-Green, June; Leader, Imre (2008). The Princeton Companion to Mathematics. Princeton University Press. pp. 764–765. ISBN 978-0-691-11880-2.
^ a b Crilly, Tony (2007). 50 Mathematical Ideas you really need to know. London: Quercus. ISBN 978-1-84724-008-8.
^ Poisson, S.-D. (1837). . Paris: Bachelier. Probabilité des jugements en matière criminelle et en matière civile, précédées des règles générales du calcul des probabilitiés
^ Wantzel, L. (1837). "Recherches sur les moyens de reconnaître si un problème de géométrie peut se résoudre avec la règle et le compas". Journal de Mathématiques Pures et Appliquées. 1: 366–372.
^ U.S. Patent No. 132. "Improvement in Propelling Machinery by Magnetism And Electro-Magnetism". Google patents . Retrieved . 2011-12-13
^ van Dulken, Stephen (2001). Inventing the 19th Century. London: British Library. pp. 82–3. ISBN 0-7123-0881-4.
^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0.
^ Ferry, Kathryn (2003). "Printing the Alhambra: Owen Jones and Chromolithography". Architectural History. 46: 175–188.
^ U.S. Patent No. 491.
^ Carlisle, Rodney P. (2004). Scientific American Inventions and Discoveries: All the Milestones in Ingenuity – From the Discovery of Fire to the Invention of the Microwave Oven. New Jersey: Wiley. ISBN 0-471-24410-4.
^ Stokstad, Marilyn; Cateforis, David; Addiss, Stephen (2005). Art History (2nd ed.). Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson Education. pp. 964–967. ISBN 0-13-145527-3.